Articles tagged with: lawsuit

19 May 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments on ban of GMO crops

Posted in Local

(Updated 5/21 10:08 am) Medford, Ore. --- A packed federal courtroom in Medford Wednesday, May 20th, as defenders of a Jackson County GMO-ban gathered to hear a judge's decision on a lawsuit filed a ...

11 May 2015

Tigard family kicked off flight after daughter with autism deemed 'disruptive'

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- (NBC News) An Oregon mom has filed a complaint against United Airlines after it removed her and family from a flight because it said her 15-year-old daughter, who has autism, had become "di ...

04 May 2015

Lawsuit against Jackson County Jail alleging excessive force goes to trial

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A lawsuit filed against Jackson County alleging excessive force in the county jail in 2011 will go to trial Tuesday, April 5th.A civil lawsuit seeking damages has been filed by Joh ...

23 April 2015

NFL offers settlements for concussions

Posted in U.S. & World News, Sports

A big decision has been made in the class-action lawsuit against the NFL over concussions.A federal judge approved a settlement granting up to $5,000,000 to each retired player for serious medical c ...

13 April 2015

Rogue River couple sued over $200,000 because their dogs bark too much

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. --- A Rogue River couple is being sued for more than $200,000 after their neighbors complained their dogs bark too much.Court documents show Karen Sewz and John Updegraff live on t ...

23 March 2015

Lawsuit names nearly 100 low-cost wines with 'unsafe' levels of arsenic

Posted in Regional

Los Angeles, Calif. -- A class action lawsuit claims dozens of California wineries produced wine with dangerously high levels of arsenic.  The lawsuit was filed Thursday in California Superior Cou ...

03 March 2015

Family of Portland man killed in blender files lawsuit against meat plant

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- The family of a man killed in Portland while cleaning an industrial size blender has filed a $5,000,000 lawsuit.41-year-old Hugo Avalos-Chanon died at this interstate meat distrib ...

27 February 2015

University of Oregon drops sexual assault counterclaim

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. --- The University of Oregon has dropped its lawsuit against an alleged sexual assault victim after protests from other students. The victim filed a lawsuit against the university surro ...

25 February 2015

Purina dog food under lawsuit

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- Pet food company, Purina, is in hot water after being sued by a dog owner.The owner filing that lawsuit in California is alleging thousands of dogs have gotten sick or died after eating t ...

21 January 2015

OnTrack denies firing employee unlawfully

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Well known Medford Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation center OnTrack is denying charges that they fired an employee unlawfully.In November former Ontrack councilor in-training Chavala ...